fostering supervising social worker in stockport

posted
01 August 2018
contact
colette mckay, randstad care
job type
contract
salary
£ 25 per hour
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posted
location
stockport, north west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 25 per hour
experience
Fostering & Adoption
reference number
CM2707STOKFOS
contact
colette mckay, randstad care
phone
0330 024 8775
apply now

job description

12-month contract opportunity for a Fostering Supervising Social Worker, immediate start available!

To assist in the development of the Fostering Service by the recruitment, selection, preparation, and training of prospective foster carers. To support, supervise and assist foster carers in their work with children and young people placed with them by the Service. To undertake family finding tasks. To provide specialist advice and assistance in fostering work to other childcare staff in the Service.

KEY AREAS



* Recruitment, selection, preparation, and training of prospective Foster Carers
* To participate in promotional activities including recruitment campaigns.
* To assess the suitability of prospective carers by individual visits, preparation training, completion of reports and presentation of a case to Fostering Panel.
* Working with Placements
* To advise and assist Social Workers with the identification of children and young people suitable for family placement and the identification of suitable carers. To assist with the short-term and permanent profiling, matching and preparation stages.
* Part of the Family Placement Team

If you have relevant, previous experience then please give me a call to discuss. Colette McKay 0330 0248775 or email

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

skills

empathy

qualification

university

educational requirements

BA in social work